• The Blusher - Amanita rubescens

    Due to the long hot summer, the local go-to fungi haunt has been bone dry and somewhat bereft of fungi. All but given up on it but was happy to find these struggling out of the earth for a very late show.

  • Panther Cap - Amanita pantherina

    Due to the long hot summer, the local go-to fungi haunt has been bone dry and somewhat bereft of fungi. All but given up on it but was happy to find these struggling out of the earth for a very late show.

  • Panther Cap - Amanita pantherina

    Due to the long hot summer, the local go-to fungi haunt has been bone dry and somewhat bereft of fungi. All but given up on it but was happy to find these struggling out of the earth for a very late show.


  • Purple Brittlegill - Russula atropurpurea

    Due to the long hot summer, the local go-to fungi haunt has been bone dry and somewhat bereft of fungi. All but given up on it but was happy to find these struggling out of the earth for a very late show.

  • Autumnal glory

    A day in America Wood, fungi hunting.

  • Beaked Earthstar - Geastrum pectinatum

    Northwood cemetery. The Beaked Earthstar (also referred to in some field guides as the Beret Earthstar) is rarely seen for two reasons: it is rare, and it is very easy to miss because it blends in so well with fallen leaves and other dead vegetation in c…


  • Chicken Of The Woods - Laetiporus sulphureus

    aka Sulphur Polypore. DO NOT PICK THIS (OR ANY FUNGI) IF YOU DON'T KNOW WHAT IT IS ! When growing on Yew, Chicken of the Woods takes in the very poisonous Taxine and Taxane which makes the mushroom poisonous and inedible. This one can cause stomach cr…

  • Jelly Ear - Auricularia Auricula-judae

    once known as Jews Ear, now PC deems it to be Jelly Ear. This image has been sitting, forgotten since November 2017, thanks to Keith Burton for the reminder with this image here:- www.ipernity.com/doc/keithburton/4634809 4/in/activity Jews Ear is a rubb…

  • Blue Roundhead - Stropharia caerulea

    Northwood cemetery again..... The Blue Roundhead is a beautiful fungi. When the fruiting bodies first appear, usually in small groups, they are a stunning blue-green colour. This is, though, definitely not an edible fungus – it contains the toxic halluci…


  • Geastrum sp

    Northwood cemetery. Uncertain as to whether this Earthstar is Beaked or Striated.

  • The Goblet - Pseudoclitocybe cyathiformis

    Northwood cemetery.

  • Scarlet Waxcap - Hygrocybe coccinea

    @ Northwood Cemetery.


  • Pink Waxcap - Hygrocybe calyptriformus

    @ Northwood Cemetery.

  • Common Funnel - Clitocybe gibba

    @ Northwood Cemetery

  • Pink Waxcap - Hygrocibe calyptriformus

    @ Northwood Cemetery


  • Trichoglossum sp.

    @ Northwood Cemetery

  • Parrot Waxcap - Hygrocybe psittacina

    @ Northwood Cemetery

  • Yellow Spindles - Clavulinopsis helvola

    @ Northwood Cemetery


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